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The Kissing Booth (2018)

TV-14 | | Comedy, Romance | 11 May 2018 (USA)
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A high school student is forced to confront her secret crush at a kissing booth.

Director:

Vince Marcello

Writers:

Vince Marcello (screenplay), Beth Reekles (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Megan du Plessis Megan du Plessis ... Shelly 'Elle' Evans (Age 4)
Lincoln Pearson Lincoln Pearson ... Lee Flynn (Age 4)
Caitlyn de Abrue Caitlyn de Abrue ... Shelly 'Elle' Evans (Age 7)
Jack Fokkens Jack Fokkens ... Lee Flynn (Age 7)
Stephen Jennings Stephen Jennings ... Mike Evans
Chloe Williams Chloe Williams ... Joni Evans
Michael Miccoli Michael Miccoli ... Noah Flynn (Age 9)
Juliet Blacher Juliet Blacher ... Shelly 'Elle' Evans (Age 11)
Jesse Rowan-Goldberg Jesse Rowan-Goldberg ... Lee Flynn (Age 11)
Chase Dallas Chase Dallas ... Noah Flynn (Age 13)
Joey King ... Shelly 'Elle' Evans
Joel Courtney ... Lee Flynn
Jacob Elordi ... Noah Flynn
Carson White ... Brad Evans
Hilton Pelser ... Barry
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Storyline

When Elle Evans (Joey King), a pretty, late-bloomer who's never-been-kissed, decides to run a kissing booth at her high school's Spring Carnival, she unexpectedly finds herself locking lips with her secret crush- the ultimate bad boy, Noah Flynn (Jacob Elordi). Sparks fly, but there's one little problem: Noah just happens to be the brother of her best friend, Lee, (Joel Courtney) and is absolutely off limits according to the rules of their friendship pact. Elle's life is turned upside down when she realizes that she must ultimately make a choice: follow the rules or follow her heart. Based on Beth Reekle's self-published coming-of-age novel that became an international sensation, THE KISSING BOOTH is a Netflix Film, written and directed by Vince Marcello. Written by YourBiggestFan

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She can tell her best friend anything. Except this one thing.

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 May 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Kissing Booth See more »

Filming Locations:

Cape Town, South Africa See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Komixx Entertainment See more »
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

As of June 2017, Joey King (Shelly 'Elle' Evans), and Jacob Elordi (Noah Flynn) are dating in real life. See more »

Goofs

The movie is supposed to take place in Los Angeles, but when Noah is driving Elle home from the beach, a sign reading 17c is visible, which represents 17 degrees Celsius. Fahrenheit is used in the U.S. See more »

Quotes

Lee Flynn: Don't wind up grinding coochies with my brother or I'll literally never talk to you again.
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Connections

References Black Swan (2010) See more »

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Be Together
Written by Mitsuko Komuro and Tetsuya Komuro
Performed by Sikora
Courtesy of Current Music
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Clcihe...
2 February 2019 | by Eric-Adams-poseurSee all my reviews

.... but I could not stop watching. I admit.

I mean here comes another girl who of course falls for the muscular hunk. What is with women loving only beefcakes?

Oh well, at least he is genuinely interested in her and really cares and checking out her wiles we know why. A film to watch as a family one evening and forget about.


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